Employment Law


Employment law addresses the legal rights of employees and employers. You’ll find here information on employment legislation and case law on employment-related topics not covered elsewhere. Our Employment Law at Work area for CIPD members has more detailed information and latest news.

There are other pages for specific aspects: age discrimination, bullying and harassment, data protection, disability, discipline and grievances, dismissal, employment tribunals, equal pay, health safety and well-being, maternity and parental rights, race discrimination, redundancy, religious discrimination, sex and sexual orientation discrimination, terms and conditions of employment, TUPE and working time.

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Annual Conference and Exhibition

5-6 November 2014

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Employment Law

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Factsheets (15)

Survey Reports (1)

Policy Reports (3)

Employment Law FAQs (13)

Case Reports (4)

Guides (2)

Books  (3) 

Articles (1)